Fanad Lighthouse


Contact Details

Araheera, Portsalon, BT48 6BT

Shining a light since 1817, this working lighthouse is now open to the public for lighthouse tours. Situated on the northern coast of the Fanad Peninsula in North Donegal, the lighthouse is a signature discovery point on the Wild Atlantic Way - a world-famous coastal route that spans seven of Ireland’s counties, taking in some breathtaking scenery along the way. You can even book an overnight stay at this breathtaking location!

Please note: Children must be 1.2m or taller to climb the lighthouse tower.

Opening times

Monday - Thursday: Tours by appointment only
Friday - Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00


Adult: €8
Concession: €5
Family (2 adults/2 children): €20